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Lord Ashton of Hyde

Conservative - Excepted Hereditary

Captain of the Honourable Corps of Gentlemen-at-Arms (HM Household) (Chief Whip, House of Lords)

(since July 2019)
Lord Ashton of Hyde is not a member of any APPGs
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport)
3rd Jul 2017 - 26th Jul 2019
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Culture, Media and Sport)
17th Jul 2016 - 3rd Jul 2017
Lord in Waiting (HM Household) (Whip)
15th Jul 2014 - 20th Jun 2017
Insurance Bill [HL] Special Public Bill Committee
19th Nov 2014 - 24th Dec 2014
The Arctic
12th Jun 2014 - 15th Jul 2014

There are no upcoming events identified
Division Votes
Tuesday 28th June 2022
Pharmacy (Responsible Pharmacists, Superintendent Pharmacists etc.) Order 2022
voted No - in line with the party majority
One of 109 Conservative No votes vs 1 Conservative Aye votes
Tally: Ayes - 193 Noes - 119
Tuesday 28th June 2022
Business of the House
My Lords, I am going to be brief, because we have a lot of important business to do. On normal …
Written Answers
None available
Early Day Motions
None available
Tuesday 11th October 2016
National Citizen Service Act 2017
A Bill to make provision for the national citizen service.
None available
MP Financial Interests
None available

Division Voting information

During the current Parliamentary Session, Lord Ashton of Hyde has voted in 342 divisions, and never against the majority of their Party.
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Debates during the 2019 Parliament

Speeches made during Parliamentary debates are recorded in Hansard. For ease of browsing we have grouped debates into individual, departmental and legislative categories.

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Commons initiatives

These initiatives were driven by Lord Ashton of Hyde, and are more likely to reflect personal policy preferences.

MPs who are act as Ministers or Shadow Ministers are generally restricted from performing Commons initiatives other than Urgent Questions.

Lord Ashton of Hyde has not been granted any Urgent Questions

Lord Ashton of Hyde has not been granted any Adjournment Debates

1 Bill introduced by Lord Ashton of Hyde

Introduced: 11th October 2016

A Bill to make provision for the national citizen service.

This Bill received Royal Assent on Thursday 27th April 2017 and was enacted into law.

Lord Ashton of Hyde has not co-sponsored any Bills in the current parliamentary sitting

Lord Ashton of Hyde has not asked any Written Questions in the current parliament